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Escaped Iranian prisoner to embark on historic Israel visit, criticizes Biden over nuclear negotiations

Former political prisoner Ahmad Batebi slammed the Biden administration’s Iran negotiations one day after the FBI revealed Iranian intelligence agents plotted to abduct an Iranian American journalist on American soil.

A former Iranian political prisoner, Ahmad Batebi, will join a delegation of Iranian dissidents on a goodwill mission to Israel next week, he told Fox News in an exclusive interview. He also attacked the Biden administration over its decision to reengage in negotiations with Iran on a nuclear deal.

Batebi’s critique follows the Biden administration’s decision earlier this year to resume nuclear talks with Iran and comes just one day after the FBI said Iranian intelligence agents plotted to abduct an Iranian American journalist on U.S. soil.

“Negotiation is just the time you give them for making bombs, atomic bombs,” Batebi said. “If the Biden administration continues this policy, definitely you will get a bad result, and Biden is responsible.”

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